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Lucha Tigre

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Asian, Mexican,
746 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-5700
+1 919-904-7326
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“empanadas” (14 reviews)
“bulgogi” (10 reviews)
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Asian, Mexican, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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746 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-5700
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Had a great dinner here with my husband and a friend. Food was delicious...especially the nachos bulgogi! My salad was fresh and surprisingly filling. Only downer...empanadas were a bit overdone...they lost some of their filling flavor to too crusty dough. Will def be back, though,...More

Thank Jill W
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Lucha Tigre offers a delicious mix of Latin and Asian flavors from a well-conceived menu. The service is quick and friendly. We often get takeout orders and enjoy a drink at the bar while we’re waiting. Lucha Tigre gets it!

Thank macmac114
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

The best restaurants are defined, of course, by their food, service and ambience. There’s an “X” factor though, a coefficient of sorts, that acts as an equalizer: what happens when something goes awry. It works like this - the way a “situation” is handled can...More

2  Thank pjalb
Reviewed 29 July 2017

They have an eclectic and varied menu combined with a fun and somewhat funky environment - can't beat it for lunch with coworkers. Good food and good service every time I've been. Take a chance - you won't regret it.

Thank smsmith214
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Who would have thought Asian and Latino food could come together in such deliciousness? We sat out on the patio and had a great late night dinner of spring rolls, shrimp ceviche and chips. Loved the tangy ginger beer as well. If I lived here,...More

Thank Mohana R
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Lucha Tigre is tucked away in the Midtown Market shopping center on the old Airport Road, now Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd just north of downtown Chapel Hill. It is rustic with a charming patio with wooden picnic tables. The menu is full of eclectic...More

Thank CreateConnects
Reviewed 9 March 2017

I was brought here by my wife and son. Lovely atmosphere, but great food. My two dishes were different but a delightful change and hard to categorize, which is the point. I can tell I will be copying the recipes at home, which seems like...More

Thank Vaughn G
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Tremendous variety of great food with a Asian / Latin mix! the Kim-chi pancake, empanadas, tacos, all good!

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Enjoyed the Ambience and nachos, but the General tso tofu tasted like butter? Honestly, couldn't bring myself to finish it.

Thank lemondrop9510
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I arrived at this restaurant and was greeted by an awesome hostess that was friendly, beautiful, and engaging... As she brought us to our seat, she assured us that we were in for a treat. We were then greeted by an even...More

Thank APhiA1906
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 746 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-5700
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 919-904-7326
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